PERSONAL INFORMATION
Department of Foreign Languages, Faculty of Humanities,
Kasetsart University (Bangkok)
p. (+66) 088 621 4709
e.
newmontri@gmail.com, fhummtt@ku.ac.th

 INTERESTS
- Modality, degrees of intensity and pragmatic markers in English
- Corpus-based approaches to text analysis

- English for Business and Economics
- English for International Trade and logistics

COURSES
- English Word Study
- Technical English (Economics)
- English for International Trade
- English for International Trade and Logistics
- Approaches to English Language Analysis
- English Corpus Linguistics

EDUCATION
- 2005-2009: Macquarie University, Australia: Ph.D. (Linguistics)

- 1998-1999: Bond University, Australia: M.A. (Applied Linguistics)
- 1993-1996: Kasetsart University, Bangkok: B.A. (English)
- 1981-1992: Assumption Bangkok School

EXPERIENCE- 2002-present: Lecturer at Kasetsart University, Bangkok.

- 2000: Lecturer at the Christian University, Nakhon Pathom.
- 1999: Tutor at ABACUS School (Siam Square), Bangkok.
- 1997: Free-lance Writer at The Books Publishing Co., Ltd. Bangkok.
- 1996: Tutor at Ban Pasa School of Language and Computer, Bangkok.
- 1995: Translator at Christian Children Foundation (CCF), Bangkok.

OVERSEA EMPLOYMENT / INTERNSHIP
- 2008: Thai-language teacher: Sydney Community College, Australia

- 1998: English-language teacher: Bond University English Language Institute, Australia

BOOKS (AUTHOR)
- Tangpijaikul, M. (2014). Introducing approaches to English language analysis. Bangkok: Kasetsart University Press.

- Tangpijaikul, M. (2005). Vocabulary for university admission. Bangkok: The Books Publishing.
- Tangpijaikul, M. (1997). English grammar for junior high school. Bangkok: The Books Publishing.
- Tangpijaikul, M. (1997). Vocabulary for junior high school. Bangkok: The Books Publishing.

BOOK CHAPTERS (CO-AUTHOR)

- Tangpijaikul, M. (2009). 'Fine-tuning discourse' in Thai EFL academic and electronic bulletin board writing. In N. Knight & A. Mahboob (Eds.), 'Questioning Linguistics' (pp. 207-224). Newcastle, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
- Tangpijaikul, M. (2005) IT Business. In N. Thongsri & A. Wanitdee (Eds.), English for computer users (pp. 13.1-13.81). Bangkok: Sukhothai Thammathirat University Press.
- Tangpijaikul, M. (2005). English Required by Graduate School. Bangkok: Faculty of Humanities, Kasetsart University.

- Tangpijaikul, M. (2005). Foundation English II. Bangkok: Faculty of Humanities, Kasetsart University.

JOURNAL ARTICLES & CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS
- Paweenanont, S. & Tangpijaikul, M. (2016). Comparing speech acts and rhetorical devices found in the inaugural addresses of President George Bush Jr. and President Barack Obama. Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences Mahasarakham University, 35(4), 162-175.
Tangpijaikul, M. (2014). Preparing business vocabulary for the ESP classroom. RELC Journal, 45(1), 51-65.
- Khampairoh, T. & Tangpijaikul, M. (2012). Collocations of keywords found in insurance research articles: A corpus-based analysis. Humanities Journal, 19(2), 166-188.
- Tangpijaikul, M. (2008). Fine-tuning discourse online. Innovations and Implementations in English Language Teaching. Proceedings of the CULI National Seminar 2008 (pp. 55-64). Bangkok: Chulalongkorn University Language Institute.
- Tangpijaikul, M. (2008). Online Bulletin Board Writing and Learner’s Command of Modality. rEFLections Journal, 11, 19-27.
- Tangpijaikul, M. (2002). More Roles of ELT Teachers in Language Classroom. Christian University Journal, 2(8), 61-71.

THESIS AND DISSERTATION

- Tangpijaikul, M. (2009). The Thai university student's fine-tuning of discourse in academic essays and electronic bulletin boards: Performance and competence. Dissertation, Sydney: Macquarie University, Australia.


- Tangpijaikul, M. (1999). The Attitudes of ESL Learners toward the Use of Drama Techniques. Dissertation, Gold Coast: Bond University, Australia

PRESENTATIONS
- 2014: On the quest for financial vocabulary from the news, presented at the 3rd KU-CU-TU-MU Conference, 30 July 2014, Kasetsart University, Thailand.

- 2013: Finding key vocabulary in the Thai Corpus of English for Business and Economic news, presented at the 13th "นักวิจัยรุ่นใหม่...พบ...เมธีวิจัยอาวุโส สกว.", 17 October 2013, The Regent Cha-am Beach Resort, Petchaburi, Thailand.

- 2012: Creating vocabulary exercises from the corpus, presented at 4th International Conference on Corpus Linguistics (CILC 2012), 22-24 March 2012, Universidad de Jaen, Kingdom of Spain.

- 2011: Creating exercises for developing skills in using business keywords, presented at the ICT for Language Learning International Conference, 20-21 October 2011, Grand Hotel Mediterraneo, Florence, Italy.

- 2010: "Fine-tuning discourse in EFL electronic discussion" presented at the 18th Pan-Asia Korea TESOL International Conference (KOTESOL), 16-17 October 2010, Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul, Korea.

- 2009: "You maybe right, may be: Problems in the Thai Learner‟s Acquisition of English Modality" presented at the 1st International Conference on Foreign Language Learning and Teaching (FLLT), 16-17 October 2009, Asia Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand.

- 2008: "Fine-tuning discourse in Thai EFL electronic bulletin board" presented at the 13th international conference on English in Southeast Asia (ESEA): Englishes and literatures-in-English in a global world, 4-6 December 2009, National Institute of Education, Singapore.

- 2008: "Fine-tuning discourse online" presented at CULI National Seminar 2008: Innovations and implementations in English language teaching, November 24-25, 2008, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.

- 2008: "Exercising communicative skills online" presented at the 42nd Annual TESOL 2008: Worlds of TESOL: Building communities of practice, inquiry, and creativity, April 2-5, 2008, New York Hilton & Sheraton New York, New York, USA.

- 2008: "Fine-tuning discourse in online bulleting boards" presented at the 2008's Linguistics and Psychology Research Festival at Macquarie University, Australia.

- 2007: "A quantitative study of the impact of BBS writing on Thai learners' use of modality and intensity" presented at the Association of Swedish Applied Linguistics (ASLA) Symposium 2007: Language learning, language teaching and technology, 8-9 November 2007, Lund University, Lund, Sweden.

- 2007: "Fine-tuning meanings in online discussions: a case study of Thai EFL learners" presented at the Association of Finnish Applied Linguistics (AFinLa) Autumn Symposium 2007: Language and globalization, 9-10 November 2007, University of Helsinki, Kouvola, Finland.

- 2007: "Fine-tuning discourse in Thai EFL academic and electronic bulletin board writing" presented at 1st International University of Sydney FREE Linguistics Conference: Questioning linguistics, 6-7 October 2007, Sydney University, Sydney, Australia.

- 2007: "Online bulletin board writing in EFL classroom" presented at the 2007's Thailand TESOL Conference at Imperial Queen’s Park Hotel, Bangkok.

- 2007: "Fine-tuning discourse in online bulleting boards" presented at the 2007's Linguistics and Psychology Research Festival at Macquarie University, Australia.

- 2006: "Interlanguage modality in the writing of Thai EFL learners" presented at the 2006's Linguistics and Psychology Research Festival at Macquarie University, Australia.

BOOK ILLUSTRATION
- Ritchie, G. (2002). English for nurses. Bangkok: Christian University Press.